Research Integrity and Assurance

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Guidance

Princeton University is actively monitoring the situation around coronavirus (COVID-19) and the evolving guidance from government and health authorities, in keeping with our commitment to ensure the health and safety of all members of the University community. The latest University guidance for students, faculty and staff is available on the University’s Emergency Management website.

For COVID-19-related guidance, resources and information on topics affecting Princeton's research community, visit COVID-19 Information for Researchers.

What We Do

Provide guidance and educational tools to the research community in the effective administration of research compliance. As subject matter experts, RIA will interpret federal regulation, guideline and policy to develop internal recommendations specific to Princeton’s research and culture. Throughout this process, RIA will foster relationships with our academic partners to promote responsibility in the conduct of ethical research.

  • Research with Biohazards

    Use of biological agents including r/s DNA, infectious agents, toxins and human or non-human primate materials.
  • Animal Care and Use

    Ethical care and use of animals in research, training, and testing.
  • Human Research Protection Program

    Protect the rights, privacy, and welfare of human participants in university research.
  • Conflict of Interest

    University Dean of Faculty (DOF) appointees are obligated to make an appropriate disclosure when, in the their judgment and in the spirit of the...